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  • November 27, 2014High school entrepreneurship contest returns for third year
    High school entrepreneur and previous winner Iman Jaffari joined Minister of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure Brad Duguid and OCE President and CEO Dr. Tom Corr to launch the third edition of Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch on Nov. 12 at Woburn Collegiate Institute in suburban Toronto.
  • November 27, 2014Strong response from Alberta-Ontario partnership
    Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) is pleased to be launching Round 2 of the Alberta-Ontario Innovation Program in partnership with Alberta Innovates Technology Futures (AITF) and the Governments of Alberta and Ontario.

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  • December 16, 2014 – ReutersIntronix Technologies to Collaborate with Western University to Develop New Rehabilitation Technologies for Musculoskeletal Disorders
    OCE-supported Intronix Technologies will be collaborating with Western University's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering to develop technology to be incorporated into rehabilitation devices. Canadian-based innovator Intronix Technologies will be working with Dr. Ana Luisa Trejos, Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Western University, and Associate Scientist at Canadian Surgical Technologies and Advanced Robotics, Lawson Health Research Institute.
  • December 11, 2014 – Erie MediaHUB AT COLLEGE WILL INCREASE ACCESS TO MENTORS
    Niagara College will launch a new hub that will expand and enhance the college’s entrepreneurship activities.
    The hub will embed a spirit of entrepreneurship across all college programs and activities, while enhancing the student experience by increasing access to experts, mentors, events and opportunities on campus and in the community, the college said in a release.
    The project will be supported by a $200,000 grant from Ontario’s On-Campus Entrepreneurship Activities program, managed by Ontario Centres of Excellence and matched by Niagara College, a member of the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs.